Daniel Pennock Democracy School

Posted on January 28, 2005

The Daniel Pennock Democracy School

Conceived, Designed, and Run by
The Community Environmental Legal Defense Fund (Pennsylvania) and the Program on Corporations, Law, and Democracy (Massachusetts)

At Wilson College in Historic Chambersburg, Pennsylvania

Friday, February 18th to Sunday, February 20th
[Deadline for Registration: February 1st]

?Why Democratic Self-Government is Impossible When Corporations Wield Constitutional Rights Against Communities to Deny The Rights of People?

Feature of November School: Interfering with Democratic Rights in Saint Thomas Township, Franklin County, Pennsylvania: A Community Confronts a Quarry Corporation

GUEST LECTURER: MARY ZEPERNICK, of the Program on Corporations, Law, and Democracy (POCLAD), and the Womens International League for Peace and Freedom (WILPF)

Note: All attendees receive a 185 page background reading packet two weeks prior to the School, which contains curriculum materials for the School.


Wilson College is located in Chambersburg, Pennsylvania, 45 minutes south of the State Capitol of Harrisburg. The closest Airport (Code: MDT) and Amtrak Station is Harrisburg, and the Tuition Fee covers roundtrip transportation from Harrisburg to Wilson College. For those driving to Wilson College, detailed directions will be e-mailed to you a week prior to the Democracy School, and sent via hardcopy in registration materials.

Attendees will be staying at Wilson College, and meals will be provided through the Dining Hall of the College, unless attendees choose other arrangements. All Classes will be held on the Campus of the College.

Total Cost for Tuition Fee, Meals, and Lodging: $385

All Checks should be made payable to ?CELDF? and mailed to the following address.

675 Mower Road
Chambersburg, Pennsylvania 17201
Attn: Democracy School

Note: If the School is canceled due to below minimum enrollment of attendees for a particular School, the full tuition and meals and lodging amounts will be fully refunded two weeks prior to the School. Cancellations due to inclement weather will result in a refund of 75% of the cost of tuition and meals. Minimum class size is five attendees for each School. All questions concerning the operation of the School should be directed to the Legal Defense Fund at info@celdf.org or to (717) 709-0457.

Deadline for Registration for this School is February 1st.

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